Cypress Bay High School in Weston, FL - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    4,375
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    995 4.2
  • Ranking

Cypress Bay High School is a public school in Weston, Florida. It has 4,375 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 82% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 995 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

18600 Vista Park Blvd
Weston, FL 33332
(754) 323-0350

Ratings and Reviews
4.2 from 995 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I love my school. It is hands down one of the best schools out there
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Cypress is a ginormous school and it has its ups and downs that come along with it being this way. However, you really do find your place in the school some people just have to give it more time than others,
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: This is an amazing school, but very competitive.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I LOVE CYPRESS, it gave me the best four years of my life.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: It is an awesome experience going to cypress bay. There are a ton of people there you can make friends with and the academics are just as great.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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3.33 Somerset Academy Charter Middle School Public, Charter
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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 West Broward High School 4 mi. 2,704
3.00 Western High School 5 mi. 3,121
3.00 Charles W. Flanagan High School 6 mi. 3,099
3.00 Everglades High School 7 mi. 2,688
3.66 Cooper City High School 8 mi. 2,272

Around Cypress Bay High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 51%
Female 48%

Student Diversity

Cypress Bay High School United States Charles W. Flanagan High School Cooper City High School Everglades High School West Broward High School Western High School
Hispanic 52.0% 25.0% 42.0% 28.0% 44.0% 49.0% 34.0%
White 37.0% 51.0% 21.0% 56.0% 9.0% 32.0% 51.0%
Asian 4.0% 4.8% 4.0% 4.0% 7.0% 4.0% 3.0%
African American 2.0% 15.0% 28.0% 6.0% 35.0% 11.0% 6.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.8% 2.0% 3.0% 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1.0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 25.5%
Grade 10 26.2%
Grade 11 25.4%
Grade 12 22.9%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 121 responses

  • 89% Yes
  • 8% Not sure.
  • 2% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 102 responses

  • 32% Freedom and Autonomy for students
  • 29% Wide range of classes
  • 21% Hard working students and teachers
  • 6% Mr. Neely
  • 5% The lack of cliques and cypress being a family
  • 5% The freedom to learn the truth of subjects
  • 2% Accessibility for disabled students

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 100 responses

  • 23% Overcrowded
  • 22% Bathroom cleanliness
  • 14% Food remnants after lunch
  • 11% Competitiveness
  • 10% The eight-period schedule
  • 9% PDA
  • 4% The classrooms are freezing
  • 4% There are no paper towels in the restrooms
  • 1% Stress
  • 1% All of the state tests
  • 1% None Band kids in the Band Room

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 104 responses

  • 37% The freedom and autonomy of students
  • 25% All of these things above
  • 15% The size
  • 12% The great teachers the will inspire you
  • 7% The accomplishments of the student's
  • 4% Size, teachers, principal
  • 1% The students get away with everything

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 101 responses

  • 67% #onlyatcypress
  • 22% Diversity
  • 9% Striving for the best
  • 1% #youcangetundera3.5gpa
  • 1% Success is possible for those who truly seek it

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 100 responses

  • 44% Make friends, with students and teachers
  • 26% Make connections
  • 18% Join extracurriculars to help find a friend group
  • 7% Make friends with the security people
  • 2% Make friends with administration.
  • 2% Be yourself and you will find a comfortable place.
  • 1% Use common sense, not peer pressure

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 75 responses

  • 36% I love everything about this school.
  • 60% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 3% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 1% I hate everything about this school.